For Sale/Rent

Five Studio Apartments for Less Than $1,400 per Month

With options from Brighton to Dorchester.

Photo courtesy of Zumper

Apartment hunting in Boston is overwhelming for a whole slew of reasons—heavy competition, pricing, and spiraling out of control on Craigslist are just a few of them. So, for your convenience, we’re highlighting a few Zumper listings with one unique characteristic. This round, it’s places asking less than $1,400 per month—because who has thousands to drop on a rental, anyway?

Below, peruse five studio apartments for rent in Boston for less than $1,400.

1. 1633 Commonwealth Avenue #5JH, Brighton
Bedrooms: Studio
Baths: 1
Rent: $1,350 per month

This roomy studio on Comm. Ave. has a kitchen that’s separate from the living and sleeping area. There are hardwood floors and plenty of windows, too.


2. 38 Tuttle Street #2, Dorchester
Bedrooms: Studio
Baths: 1
Rent: $1,300 per month

This cozy studio is a bargain for its size. It’s on the top floor of a two-family home near Savin Hill Station, and offers a private deck off of the galley kitchen and a storage closet in the bathroom.


3. 1409 Commonwealth Avenue, Brighton
Bedrooms: Studio
Baths: 1
Rent: $1,395 per month

This pint-sized abode near the Allston border is bright and sunny. It boasts an updated kitchen and bathroom, and a good amount of storage space in the kitchen.


4. 1412 Commonwealth Avenue #6, Brighton
Bedrooms: Studio
Baths: 1
Rent: $1,395 per month

With exposed brick and granite countertops, this place is almost too good to be true. There’s also a closet in the main living space, a cute little kitchen, and hardwood floors throughout.


5. 33 North Beacon Street, Brighton
Bedrooms: Studio
Baths: 1
Rent: $1,400 per month

Smack dab in the middle of the B Line and Boston Landing, this airy studio in Brighton is cat-friendly. It has an unusually large bathroom for a studio, plus a good-sized closet.

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